Medical Marijuana

The Cannabis Career Institute held a day-long seminar on the medical marijuana business in Boston on Saturday.

Mass. Received 100 Applications For Marijuana Dispensary Licenses

State health officials have received 100 applications from groups seeking licenses to open marijuana dispensaries.


The Cannabis Career Institute held a day-long seminar on the medical marijuana business in Boston on Saturday.

Many Communities Wary Of Medical Pot Outlets

Voters convincingly backed a state law that allows marijuana to be used by people with debilitating medical conditions such as cancer, multiple sclerosis and Parkinson’s disease. Yet many communities now appear hesitant to open their borders to facilities where the drug would be legally cultivated and sold.


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Mass. Lists Applicants For Medical Marijuana Outlets

State health officials have released a list of 181 applications they received from groups hoping to open medical marijuana dispensaries.


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More Than 100 Groups Apply For Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Licenses

Nine months after Massachusetts voters approved creation of a medical marijuana program, a key deadline has arrived for those interested in obtaining a license to dispense the drug.


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Massachusetts Taking Applications For Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

State health officials are making preliminary applications available for nonprofit medical marijuana dispensaries in Massachusetts.


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Gov. Hassan Signs Medical Marijuana Law

N.H. Gov. Maggie Hassan has signed a law making New Hampshire the 19th state to allow seriously ill residents to use marijuana to treat their illnesses.


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Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Could Face $50,000 Annual Registration Fee

State public health officials are proposing a fee structure for the state’s new medical marijuana program.


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Norwell Approves Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

The state Public Health Council is moving ahead with regulations of medical marijuana dispensaries and it appears Norwell may be the first in line for a facility.


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Public Health Council Approves Final Medical Marijuana Regulations

The unanimous vote Wednesday paves the way for the voter-approved law to take effect, though it will be at least several more months before the state’s first medical marijuana dispensaries open.


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Beacon Hill To Consider Proposal To Cut Number Of Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

A legislative committee plans to hear several proposals to change Massachusetts’ medical marijuana law as the state prepares for implementation of the voter-approved measures.